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March 23, 2011

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Donald R. Johnstone

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Summit, IL


Transportation Management

Vision: To obtain a position within a transportation or logistic company where I can apply my 25 years of experience in the industry to create and procure business developments and opportunities.

Related Education: Corporate Office Management training

Understanding Customers in Transportation Management

American Red Cross CPR Certified

Certified EMT through the Illinois Department of Health

Computer Skills: Basic computer skill in Microsoft Office, Word and Excel.

Trained in Logistic Programs- TMW, Cognos, and RMS.

Experience: Driver Manager Summit, IL

Quality Carriers 1994- 2009

• Co-Managed over 40 drivers servicing the continental United States and Canada

• Instructed contracted Drivers of proper utility of stated Department of Transportation Hours of Service regulations

• Reviewed and disciplined drivers on submitted logs of service

• Coordinated inspections for tractors and trailers to meet DOT regulations

• Procured delivery instructions and delivery times with extensive customer base

• Developed professional relations with clientele

• Structured workplace to create an ideal productive setting within the office

• Extended cooperation to outside related fields in the industry

Captain Summit, IL

Summit Fire Department 1968- Present

• Supervise shifts to make sure tasks are completed.

• Coordinate techniques used to ensure proper execution of on-site safety tasks.

• Mentor and inspire new firefighter

• Supervise and instructed the completion of duties within the firehouse.

• Provided counsel and management in all matters of personal well-being.

Positions Held: Board Member Summit, IL

School District 104 2003-Present

• Review and Approval of district wide budgets.

• Representative for District 104 on AREO, were I am the vice- president.

President Summit, IL

Summit Fire Department Association 1994-Present

• Organized fundraising events.

• Creating a budget to fund equipment of the department.

References available upon request

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